Articles tagged “staten island”

The giant New York Wheel has giant sponsorship ideas, including Google Glass

The giant New York Wheel has giant sponsorship ideas, including Google Glass

Jeanine Poggi, AdAge

Any new high profile attraction built these days has to take digital media very seriously, including social, and New York Wheel needs all the help it can trying to attract tourists to its out-of-the-way location.

6 years ago

New York ferris wheel project has big backers, including founder of Jordache jeans

David B Caruso, Associated Press

Unlikely to ever be visited by locals more than once, being within walking distance of the free Staten Island ferry terminal will surely be the biggest driver.

6 years ago

NYC’s neglected borough will try to lure tourists with world’s largest ferris wheel

Jennifer Peltz, Associated Press

Staten Island’s version of the London Eye promises views to best the rest of major wheels worldwide and is part of a privately funded project to boost tourism on the island visited by few foreigners.

6 years ago